In spite of what a son-in-law may believe should be refrigerated… but that’s another story.
Can we encourage contradiction, questioning and, my favourite, rigorous candour? Whoever is questioning you now, is probably your most valued advisor.
Those who challenge and offer solutions, will add significant value to yourself and your business.
“Crazy Ideas”, generally are only crazy to you, the originator believes and sees a solution, and it takes time, courage and thought to argue and become stronger through those discussions. And test the response ;
“Yes, and…” rather than “yes, but…”